Continuing this week’s somber themes, here’s a song for the unemployed who have lost more than a paycheck. It’s The Roches, performing “Losing Our Job” in Princeton, New Jersey, in 1990.

Ed Kilgore

Ed Kilgore is a political columnist for New York and managing editor at the Democratic Strategist website. He was a contributing writer at the Washington Monthly from January 2012 until November 2015, and was the principal contributor to the Political Animal blog.